Long-lost MP3: Vin Diesel vs. Arthur Russell

May 4, 2011 in Features by EB Team

This was worth waiting years for! In his teenage years Hollywood-Actor Vin Diesel, then known as Mark Sinclair, did some amazing rapping over a beat by iconic avant-disco pioneer Arthur Russell. The mp3 just appeared online. It was taped by Grammy-nominated songwriter Gary Lucas for an aborted session at Battery Sound NYC back in 1986. – more

Parra exhibition at Pool Gallery Berlin with Mathias Modica from Munk

August 26, 2009 in Features by EB Team

Bizarre, frisky and filled with allusions to lechery, illustrations by Dutch artist Parra are special. For fans of the 32-year-old’s feisty images and bewildered typography, we recommend the exhibition “I like the tee shirt but I will get the painting” at the Pool Gallery on August 27th. Under the musical direction of Gomma Records’ Munk, – more

Interview: Robert Stadlober / Siluh Records

August 9, 2007 in Interviews by EB Team

A drunken night listening to demos with former band-mate Bernhard Kern was the suitably hedonistic inspiration behind Austrian-born actor Robert Stadlober founding the label Siluh Records. Two years later Robert and Bernhard might still enjoy the occasional late night beer but are also hard at work developing local and international artists. Currently splitting his time – more